The exhibition tournament starts with three days of group play, followed by the semifinals and championship game. The U.S. used teams of G League players coached by Jeff Van Gundy during qualifying for the Basketball World Cup. The staff and roster for the September tournament will be announced at a later date.
G League, club teams to meet in international tournament
NEW YORK (AP) — A team of NBA G League players will compete in an international tournament in September. The NBA G League International Challenge will take place Sept. 18-22 in Montevideo, Uruguay. Along with the NBA G League Elite Team from the U.S., the tournament will feature Uruguay's national team, Argentina's San Lorenzo, Brazil's Flamengo and Germany's FC Bayern Munich.